Snippet: pwd_meter

Snippet Demo Library :: pwd_meter

This Javascript password strength meter doesn't use a terribly sophisticated algorithm - for example, it does not test for repeated characters. User authentication and security is a multifaceted technical issue, of which password strength policy is only one aspect.

I initially tried a DIV-based layout, but wrestling with DIV positioning threatened to eclipse the main focus of the snippet, so I fell back to the dreaded TABLE-based layout. Fie.

Password strength
Confirm Password: